New York: Harper and Brothers, 1929. First Edition. First Printing. [Harper's code B-D, February, 1929] Octavo (19.5cm); 1/4 blue cloth over floral paper-covered boards titled in gilt on spine; red topstain; floral endpapers; dustjacket; 400pp. Spine ends are pushed; sunning to spine with faded title; splash mark to upper edge of textblock/topstain; foxing to lower edge of textblock; sharp boards; Very Good. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $2.50) lightly toned and dust soiled with moderate edgewear including shallow loss at the spine ends; tape repairs to verso; Very Good only. Basis for the film, A High Wind in Jamaica directed by Alexander Mackendrick, starring Anthony Quinn and James Coburn as the pirates who capture five children.